the best tomato

No one who knows heirloom vegetables will deny the beauty and variety of forms in which the tomato expresses itself. Any gardener who has ever had a good year for tomatoes will get misty when describing the feel of a prize fruit in the hand. Nutritionists will talk about lycopene and vitamins. But in the end, its the taste that matters most.

Read about this year's winner at the 6th Annual Tomato Tasting and Seed Saving Workshop at Heritage Farm in Decorah, Iowa.